Welcome to the New Zealand Thoroughbred Breeders' Association:
the official website for members, media and everyone interested in breeding, buying, racing and learning about the New Zealand thoroughbred horse.

Our exciting new NZTBA website is due to be launched in April 2016.

Grateful thanks to equine photographer Trish Dunell for the beautiful photos in our banner set.


Latest News:

Caellum returns to New Zealand and sprints ahead ››
25 Nov 2015 | By Michelle Saba The recent listed Counties Bowl winner Caellum (Fast’N’Famous[AUS]- Cheetie), could well be the sprinting find of the season.
Auckland Branch of the NZTBA - Breeding and Racing Award Winners ››
16 Nov 2015 | By NZTBA The Auckland Branch of the NZTBA held their Awards Luncheon at the Karaka Sales Complex on Sunday 8th November 2015.
NZTBA 2016 Scholarship Winners ››
15 Nov 2015 | By Michelle Saba  At a time when the New Zealand thoroughbred breeding industry is in the international limelight, two young ambassadors from the industry are off to the Northern Hemisphere too improve their skills and develop their careers.
The old adage about a gift horse ››
11 Nov 2015 | By Michelle Saba   A wonderful gift horse from a good friend, that’s how Bay Barlow described her mare Red Dirt Girl (Align[AUS]- Harmonics) the recent Listed Pegasus Stakes winner.
Kiwi-breds star on the big stage ››
10 Nov 2015 | By NZ Racing Desk The curtain has come down on a Flemington spring carnival memorable for outstanding performances from a trio of New Zealand-bred gallopers and a host of supporting acts.

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Online Editor, Nicola Griffiths: nicola@nzthoroughbred.co.nz





The 2015 Stallion Register is now available & has been mailed to every current NZTBA member as part of their subscription. 
  To receive your copy click here
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The 2015 Sunline Trust International Management Scholarship winner,
Benji King.

Read his blog HERE>>


The Irish National Stud Scholarship winner Dylan Treweek has completed his studies at the Irish National Stud.

Read his final blog HERE>>


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